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Old 02-11-2012, 12:33 AM   #55
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Lightbulb The Feather Men

There is a paperback edition of The Feather Men which includes photographs of the victims and other real life characters, a map (Oman in 1976) and other illustrations (e.g. a block diagram of the modification of the BMW car brake system to incorporate remote radio control) and an index. It was published by Signet in 1992 ...
Mike Kealy was the 27-year old Captain at the Battle of Mirbat in 1972. After the battle he was awarded the Distinguished Service Order...Sir Ranulph Fiennes alleged in his book The Feather Men that Mike Kealy was murdered by a group of contract killers called "The Clinic" in revenge for his role in the killing of Sheik's son...

Robin Cook, the former Foreign Secretary, died in hospital last night after collapsing while walking in the Scottish hills he loved.

The 59-year-old MP was airlifted to hospital in Inverness yesterday afternoon after being taken ill while walking with his wife, Gaynor, and friends near the summit of Ben Stack, close to Lochinver, Sutherland.

There were unconfirmed reports last night that he suffered a heart attack and then fell, breaking his neck.
Al-Qaida, literally "the database", was originally the computer file of the thousands of mujahideen who were recruited and trained with help from the CIA to defeat the Russians...Robin Cook.
Greater Manchester Police chief constable Michael Todd is believed to have died after falling from a mountain in Snowdon, North Wales.
Coincidence ?

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